Dr. Marshall Dicker

Dentistry
New York, NY
48 years experience male

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High level General Dentist Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry holistic Dentistry and Dental Mercury Detoxification

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Dentistry

Addiction Medicine

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United States: New York

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English

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
after ext: I usually recommend warm salt water rinses 4x a day for 3 days starting the day after the ext then go back to the other rinses allow some healing t... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
flossing: The ideal pattern is after lunch and before bed.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Tooth pain: I can't help you with the uterus but the tooth may be throbbing due to it being infected and when your blood pressure is up, like after a big o, pain ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Canker sores: I assume you mean campho phenique....It is ok for cankers but i recommend abreva for cankers. But an oral surgeon visit is indicated for evaluation... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Invisalign: Remember one thing....This type of " aligner " ortho only works if you can wear the appliance at least 17 hours a day. It does make speaking a bit di... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Tongue ulcer: There are many reasons for this lesion but 2 months? Seek out professional help immediately an oral surgeon would be best.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dry socket: By definition a dry socket can occur after an extraction no ext no dry socket see a dentist 4 evaluation.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dry socket: If the pain is at least 90% better you likely are thru the woods and will be ok the slight achyness is the normal healing now that the dry socket i... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Non white teeth: There are many variables that can happen as teeth form and calcify the non white color may be inside the tooth and brushing will not change the co... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
1 yr lump: Whatever it is....A year is way too long for it not to have been evaluated. See an oral surgeon asap! it could be something not good so dont fool... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Receding gums: There are many reasons for receding gums...One common reason is if you had braces done. If you are really concerned see a periodontist for an eval... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Differnt offices: You can go to wherever you want but why? Find a dentist you trust and like and have had a good success record with..... And stay there......
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
black spots: Black is never a color that is good in the mouth seek out an oral surgeon for an evaluation it may be something serious dont fool around with th... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dry tongue: Most likely it is due to mouth breathing at nightime while sleeping many many reasons for that see an ENT dr for evaluation.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Tongue ring: Once removed if there is no existing infection the hole will close on its own but not within a few hours.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
wiz tooth pain: Call the dentist who will be pulling the teeth advil and tylenol (acetaminophen) would be helpful also lots of warm salt water rinses limit eating ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
how long to: If when u put the flipper in it does not feel tighter and tighter you should be ok signs of tightening or ++ force needed to insert the flipper woul... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen) : Ck the bottle it has to have the reccommended dosage and dont exceed it.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Person in treatment : If its ok with the practitioner.....Yes not during general anesthesia or iv sedation.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Mixed colors: Sometimes you need to mix colors of tooth colored filling material to match the existing tooths color if u have a white and grey stripe on the too... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Possible pregnancy: Yes you could be pregnant see a physician or at least use a home pregnancy test get help soon.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
numbness gums: Persistent numbmess anywhere in the mouth without cause ( ie nothing happened to your mouth ) is not a good sign see an oral surgeon asap for evalua... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
yellow tongue: It could be thrush altough the thrush infections I have seen are white in color. See an oral surgeon asap for an evaluation.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Ortho tx: If you have very low pain threshold, fixed ortho would be the way to go we can use very light tension wires that will move the teeth gently. It may ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Brown line on gums: Hard to tell by your description.....But a usual cause of gum discoloration that you describe, is due to needing a cleaning bad! visit your dentist... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
craze lines: If you wear a niteguard or bite splint you likely have a bruxing or grinding problem the craze line likely were from before you got the guard....They... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dental fear: What you should be afraid of is the cavity and not its treatment a caring dentist can suggest ways of dealing with your terror so you can get the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Gum recession: Gingival recession during or post ortho tx is always a possibility..... Once the orthodontist is done see a periodontist to evaluate the receded a... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
broken bridge: It sounds like the attachment of one side of the bridge to the other side may have fractured see a dentist or the dentist who placed it right away... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
It IS possible: that your problem is of a dental nature. See a Dentist who cah take a panorex xray..........this will show the entire upper and lower jaws and may rev... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Wisdom teeth: If the patient is sufficiently/completely numb all that will be felt is some pressure.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
ear thing: If after 5 days there is still draining....Make an appt with the ENT physician asap.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Clean teeth: 1 see your dentist every six months for a professional cleaning 2 floss and brush after each meal.....You asked 3. Get a water pik and use it tw... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
sensitivity: You need to see the dentist that placed the filling it may be in high occlusion and need a simple adjustment 2 months for this is too long.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dislocated jaw: If the extractions were done with general anesthesia or IV sedation sometimes the jaw can be opened past where it should be and it can dislocate. If... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Braces pain: Pain? When? After adjustment? All the time? Pain in teeth or in the gums or in the jaw? Some pain after adjustment for a short oeriod of time i... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Shot pain: The dental shot for anesthesia is like a pinch followed by pressure what I do which I have been told works well is to use a topical anesthetic to... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
tongue bumps: If they are far back on the top of the tongue they most likely are the taste buds that taste bitter foods/things. The best thing to do is see a dent... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
tooth pain: Seek out an endodontist for an evaluation. If it is an infected tooth it will need endodontic treatment or extraction. Seek professional evaluation... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Pericoronitis: No you need to get to the oral surgeon asap all a 2nd course of ab's will do is to culture bacteria resistant to Amoxicillin and then it wont work a... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
bone loss: See a periodontist sometimes a bone graft can help but frequently the bone loss is not reversable u must see a periodontist for the final verdi... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
dental infection: Yes....An infected tooth can have extended effects and give other symptoms. The throat, ear and other things can act up. Get it treated asap.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Extraction healing: The healing from a routine ( not surgical ) extraction should be approx a week, with healing starting within 3 days it will and can vary as to why th... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Molar cracks: The cracks could have been there b4 you got the bite splint and now are enlarging see a dentist for evaluation a crown/cap may be neccessary.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Bleeding: After an ext your gums in the area will ooze....Not flowing blood up to 48 hours..... Dont rinse the same day as the ext but the following am wit... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Infected wizzies: Infected wisdom teeth can cause related throat problems.....Hard to swallow....Pain on swallowing etc twice on ab's indicates that they probably ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Drinking after ext: For the 1st hour bite on gauze then you can drink anything right away do not swish and do not use a straw you can start rinsing 24 hrs after... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Tmj: Its impossible to tell from your question.... Were you diagnosed with a TMJ alement? If so.....You should be under treatment for it. And have the j... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
bone loss: If the kind of bone loss you mean is around the teeth then you have periodontal disease seek out a periodontist at once for an evaluation.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 48 years experience
Dryness: The drug you mention is a vaso constrictor which causes blood vessels to shrink and reduces nasal swelling if you are using too much it could hav... Read More
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Mar 23, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Nov 21, 2013
Thank you sir, it seems hopeless & he owes me money for a procedure never done 8 lawyers turned me down. 11 months of jumping thru hoops for formal complaint in 1/13 about his violent behavior.He was ...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dicker is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! i actually went to my ENT and it turned out to be just taste buds that I had scratched up. he said that it was normal, but has healed
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am relaying the info to my acaquaintence. Bye!
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Thank you 11 months w/ state, no dentist will touch & no lawyers!

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University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, PA
Graduated 1975MD

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